Jake has been a resident of Bound Brook for 17 years with his wife Kristen, regularly attending St Mary of Czestochowa Church, where their son serves as an alter boy. Jake is also a member of Somerset Hills Baptist Church in Basking Ridge, NJ. A former Infantry Paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne, Jake enjoys helping youth grow morally, physically and spiritually through outdoor activity, and has been a youth Sunday School teacher, Cub Scout Pack leader, and is the current Troopmaster for a Trail Life USA Scout Troop.
Jake is the Principal and Owner of QPS Consulting, utilizing his 22 years of experience gained from successful senior leadership roles to provide organizations with expertise in operational practices, including organizational and process design, manufacturing improvement, program/project management, and quality systems. Jake’s extensive experience in leading organizations in highly regulated industries allows him to provide common sense expertise that will enable the Borough to achieve objectives leading to reductions in property taxes, while simultaneously improving the infrastructure and attractiveness of Bound Brook as the destination town in Central New Jersey.
Jake’s Faith guides his principles of honesty, transparency, teamwork and treating everyone with respect. Moreover, having been raised by a single Mom in a diverse town in Houston, Texas, Jake knows Bound Brook offers opportunities for our youth and community not equaled in other parts of our county and the state. We have a strong core of long-time residents, full of lessons, history, and an intense love for this town, combined with many newer families, full of energy, excitement, and a desire to achieve the American dream. As a member of the Borough Council, Jake would work to find ways to bring this community closer together, allowing both to share in the gifts each bring.
Jake earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina, Moore School of Business.